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Mimi's Restaurant

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984 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6340
+1 212-688-4692
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Today
12:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 03:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat 13:00 - 03:00
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We wasn't overly impressed with this restaurant but it was an okay experience with okay food. Not sure if will return

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Thank Greenyab
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever I visit Manhattan, Mimi's is always a must stop in the evening before I head back to my hotel. Although there are much better restaurants in NYC, very few places can match the character of this neighborhood piano bar with its snappy bartender, inexpensive drinks, late-night food service, and regular clientele who pack this place night-after-night to hear Chicken... More 

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Thank HVNY
New Fairfield, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great evening with family at Mimis, loved the garlic bread with cheese and chicken with hot cherry peppers chocolate cake for dessert all with a lively piano for background music

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Thank petersnemeth
Boca Raton
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76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I'm not sure why Mimi's is 1,411 out of 8,922; I would rate it in the first 300 restaurants out of 8,922. We had such a nice evening dining out at Mimi's. We invited our nephew and one of my best friends to dine with us while we are in town. Not sure where to go, we chose Mimi's due... More 

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Thank Lori F
London, United Kingdom
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516 reviews
302 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The food here was average with it being far from the best spaghetti bolognaise I'd ever had. Service was poor and quite rude at times whilst the venue itself packs in too many tables and is cramped and noisy.

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Thank Danrzr
Friendswood, Texas, United States
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

My friends and I have been coming to Mimi's to celebrate every December 23rd for the past 20 years. Mimi's has a great bar, a good piano player and excellent Italian food across the menu. Make reservations because it is a small restaurant, then come and enjoy a marvelous dinner, drinks and dessert. The service is excellent, the bathrooms are... More 

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Thank John Z
Asheville, North Carolina
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Mimi's is a quaint little restaurant with a lot of personality. From the hostess to the waitstaff to the bartenders this place makes you feel like home in the big city. But the most incredible part of dining and dining at Mimi's is Chicken Delicious. A true artist in so many ways the piano will melt your heart, the jokes... More 

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Thank SarahDBenoit
New York City, New York
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163 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

From service to food, everything is personal and perfect. One feels the care in every detail. A real find in New York in which the small personal restaurant is a very rare breed.

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Thank GrillMeisterNYC
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The food was beautiful and was really authentic - be wary of huge portion sizes though, we couldn't finish our food! Staff were lovely and really helpful, but the highlight of the night was the piano players - earlier in the evening the piano player sang Christmas songs and it was beautiful and really added to the atmosphere. By the... More 

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Thank mj2232016
Northampton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Mimi's the atmosphere and certain touches made it feel very family orientated. Service was good. Food was average. But for the money was a nice meal out

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$14
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 03:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
13:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 984 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6340
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-688-4692

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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